[robotics-worldwide] ICAR 2011 Keynotes broadcast

Maarja Kruusmaa maarja at biorobotics.ttu.ee
Sat Jun 18 06:44:22 PDT 2011

The 15th International Conference on Advanced Robotics will broadcast the plenary talks on internet. The talks will be broadcasted as follows:


Tuesday, June 21st 06.00 AM GMT: Marc Ernst (Bielefeld University) "Learning in and from humans: Recalibration makes (the) perfect sense"

 Tuesday, June 21st 07.30 AM GMT: Research Opportunities Session:

Paolo Dario (Scuola Superiore Sant 'Anna) "The FET Flagship Initiative “Robot Companions for Citizens"

Rolf Pfeiffer (University of Zürich), "Research Opportunities in Soft Robotics"

Tony Bejzcy (NASA JPL) "New Challenges for Applications of Robotics and Automation on Earth and Space"


 Wednesday, June 22nd 06.00 AM GMT: Oussama Khatib (Stanford University), "Robots and the Human"

Wednesday June 22nd 07.00 AM GMT Best Student Paper Award ceremony


Thursday, June 23rd, 06.00 AM GMT: John Long (Vassar College) "Evolving Robots Evolve Robotics:  Robo-inspired Animal Models Test Biological Hypotheses"


The talks will also be available in the video repository after the conference. For more information about the plenary speakers, talks and the conference, please visit www.icar2011.org


Maarja Kruusmaa

ICAR 2011 General Chair

Maarja Kruusmaa
Prof. Biorobotics 
Tallinn University of Technology 
Center for Biorobotics 


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